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Are Angry People Also Angry Drivers? Not Necessarily

While some people are prone to aggressive driving and anger on the road, this bad behavior behind the wheel doesn’t necessarily extend to increased rates of anger off the road. ... More>


Observation

Perspectives Launches ‘Forward Thinking’ Section

Research, in the early stages, is a generative process; results can be conflicting, messy, and difficult to interpret, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t thought provoking and worthy of being […] More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured articles: “Once a Psychopath, Always a Psychopath?” and “The Story of My Life and Yours: Stability and Change” ... More>


Which Personality Traits Are Most Important to Employers?

A recent study finds that some Big Five personality traits are particularly sought after in job interviews and can even help predict success in the workplace. ... More>


Facial Piercings Can Still Hurt Your Chances of Getting Hired

Although piercings and tattoos are increasingly common, a new study finds that even college students still carry negative views of facial piercings in the workplace. ... More>